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#Euro 2016 Qualifiers

# euro-2016-qualifiers - Tuesday 8 November, 2016

James McClean sits out Ireland training with back issue

John O’Shea, Eunan O’Kane and Kevin Doyle also didn’t train.

# euro-2016-qualifiers - Sunday 22 May, 2016

Player ratings: How Ireland's footballers fared for their clubs this season

There were mixed fortunes for the Boys in Green at domestic level this year.

# euro-2016-qualifiers - Thursday 31 March, 2016

Jon Walters issues positive injury update after reports suggest he could miss the Euros

The striker was ruled out of Ireland’s recent friendlies with Switzerland and Slovakia owing to injury.

# euro-2016-qualifiers - Thursday 10 March, 2016

5 players we'd like to see in the Ireland squad tomorrow

Chris Forrester and others with at least an outside chance of making the Euros.

# euro-2016-qualifiers - Monday 15 February, 2016

FAI to give Euro 2016 tickets to 'most loyal supporters'

Preference will be given Supporters Clubs, Season Ticket holders and Fans Direct members among others.

# euro-2016-qualifiers - Monday 18 January, 2016

Heading to the Euros to see Ireland play? Time is running out to apply for tickets

Tickets are not allocated on a first-come, first-served basis, so those who apply now could still be successful.

# euro-2016-qualifiers - Friday 1 January, 2016

The42's ridiculously early Ireland starting XI for Euro 2016

We put on our manager’s hat – as well as a regular cap – to predict Martin O’Neill’s thinking.

8 unlikely sporting predictions that will almost certainly pan out in 2016

Can Ireland cause a shock at the European championships?

# euro-2016-qualifiers - Thursday 31 December, 2015

Player ratings: How Ireland's footballers got on in 2015

We rank Martin O’Neill’s men based on their club and international form.

Martin O'Neill admits uncertainty over Ireland future

The 63-year-old coach guided his side to France via the play-offs earlier this year.

# euro-2016-qualifiers - Tuesday 29 December, 2015

Here's who we think will make Ireland's 23-man Euro 2016 squad

Martin O’Neill faces a number of tough decisions ahead of this summer’s big event.

# euro-2016-qualifiers - Saturday 26 December, 2015

Ireland goalkeeper Darren Randolph on why rugby, GAA and basketball's loss was soccer's gain

The Bray native tells The42 about his basketball-playing father.

# euro-2016-qualifiers - Monday 21 December, 2015

Irish goalkeeper David Forde's Euro 2016 hopes have been given a boost

The 35-year-old stopper lost his place in the Ireland side earlier this year.

# euro-2016-qualifiers - Sunday 13 December, 2015

Irish midfielder Alan Judge continues remarkable record in the Championship

The 27-year-old Dubliner is enjoying an excellent season with Brentford.

# euro-2016-qualifiers - Saturday 12 December, 2015

Ahead of today's draw, a guide to all 24 Euro 2016 teams

Ireland, Wales, England and Northern Ireland are among the sides set to discover their fate.

# euro-2016-qualifiers - Monday 7 December, 2015

Second pre-Euro 2016 Ireland friendly announced for March

The game will be free to all season ticket holders.

# euro-2016-qualifiers - Thursday 3 December, 2015

Keep an eye out for this Shane Long flag at Euro 2016 because it's a classic

The bar has been set very high, lads.

# euro-2016-qualifiers - Sunday 22 November, 2015

O'Neill's greatest feat isn't getting Ireland to the Euros -- it's making people love the team again

The Boys in Green beat Bosnia earlier this week to secure their spot in France.

# euro-2016-qualifiers - Saturday 21 November, 2015

3 winners and 3 losers from Ireland's latest international week

We assess the players whose repuations were enhanced, as well as those whose position within the squad has been weakened.

# euro-2016-qualifiers - Thursday 19 November, 2015

How Jon Walters has become a vital cog in Martin O’Neill’s Green Machine

We take an in-depth look at the Irish striker’s performance against Bosnia the other night.

# euro-2016-qualifiers - Tuesday 17 November, 2015

7 of Ireland's most perfect days on home soil

The defeat of Holland in 2001 and other memorable occasions for the Boys in Green.

'The referee was 70-30 in favour of the Irish', says Edin Dzeko

The star striker felt Bjorn Kuipers’ performance left a lot to be desired.

The international media reaction to Ireland's Euro 2016 qualification

Daily Mail reporter Ian Ladyman described the game as Martin O’Neill’s “moment of triumph”.

Isn't it great to feel great again?

It’s not too long ago when the future seemed incredibly bleak.

The best and worst-case scenarios for Ireland in the Euro 2016 draw

England, Spain and France are among the teams that the Boys in Green could meet.

Could the Republic play the North and all you need to know about Euro 2016 Fyi

Could the Republic play the North and all you need to know about Euro 2016

Also, when does the draw take place and how does the 24-team format work.

'Win the game' - Darren Randolph on Martin O'Neill's pre-match team talk

The Irish team avoided the temptation of playing for a 0-0 draw against Bosnia last night.

Ireland deserve credit for their Euros qualification, but let's not get carried away this time

Martin O’Neill’s men secured their passage to France after beating Bosnia-Herzegovina 2-0 last night.

'The referee had a terrible night' - Bosnia coach

Björn Kuipers awarded Ireland what looked a dubious penalty in the first half.

'It’s the nights that you live for' - O'Neill thrilled for 'fantastic bunch of players' and 'exceptional' Walters

Ireland’s manager also singled out right-hand man Roy Keane for his contribution throughout the campaign.

# euro-2016-qualifiers - Monday 16 November, 2015

'As long as we're not in Saipan we'll be alright' - Roy Keane on Euros qualification

The Corkonian had high praise for Ireland’s two-goal hero Jon Walters.

As it happened: Ireland v Bosnia, Euro 2016 play-off

Ireland took on Bosnia, with a place in France next summer up for grabs

Here's the goal that secured Ireland's place at the Euros

Jon Walters’ second ensured a famous win for the Boys in Green.

Bosnian fans have arrived in Dublin and are rapidly taking over the city

It promises to be a superb atmosphere at the Aviva Stadium this evening.

Is Keane set for last competitive game at the Aviva and more Ireland-Bosnia talking points?

Also, will Džeko be fit and can the Irish team keep hold of the ball.

The substitution that changes tonight's Ireland-Bosnia game

The Boys in Green’s encouraging 1-1 draw in Zenica was not without its problems.

Martin O'Neill 'proud' of his side as Ireland stand on verge of Euro 2016 qualification

The stakes couldn’t be any higher as Ireland’s day of destiny has arrived.

# euro-2016-qualifiers - Sunday 15 November, 2015

'Camping outside our box for 90 minutes is a recipe for disaster - we have to be positive'

Martin O’Neill insists Ireland can’t afford to head into Monday’s Euro 2016 play-off second-leg in a defensive mindset.

Long and O'Shea back in training but Martin O'Neill wary of expecting too much

The pair haven’t played much football in recent weeks.

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